This project has been supported by both Japanese and Vietnamese funding agencies.


  • Bilateral Joint Research Projects “Bioinformatics Analyses for the Genome Sequence of Lutraria philippinarum Infecting Virus” (FY2017-2019) by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


  • “Metagenomic analyses for discovery of virus that caused swollen siphon disease on otter clam (Lutraria phylippinarum) in Vietnam” (VAST.HTQT.NHATBAN.02/17-19) by Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
  • “Study of technical solution and management for efficiently controlling the swollen siphon disease in otter clam (Lutraria phylippinarum)” from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam.